Install app

Note: This section only applies to Android and iOS devices.

When you have added an app to Sophos Mobile Control as described in Add app, you can manually install it on selected devices or device groups.

  1. On the menu sidebar, under CONFIGURE, click Apps and then click Android or Apple iOS.
  2. On the Apps page, click the blue triangle next to the required app and then click Install.
  3. Select the devices on which you want to install the app. Do one of the following:
    • Select individual devices.
    • Click Select device groups and then select one or more device groups.
    When you are ready, click Next.
  4. On the Set execution date page, specify the date when the app will be installed:
    • Select Now for an immediate execution.
    • Select Date and then enter a date and a time for a scheduled execution.
  5. Click Finish.

The selected app is installed onto the selected devices at the specified date.

On supervised iOS devices and on Android devices with the Sophos Samsung Plugin app installed, apps are installed silently, that is without user interaction.